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Spring Fling 2012 Freeport Rendezvous
Freeport City Marina, Freeport, Texas - May 18-20, 2012
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Spring Fling 2012 Freeport Rendezvous - The Texas Mariner’s Cruising Association (TMCA), the organizing sponsor, in conjunction with the City of Freeport, Texas is launching the First Annual Spring Fling – Freeport Rendezvous, May 18th through 20th, 2012. Sponsored in part by boating media leader Lattitudes & Attitudes Magazine, the Freeport Rendezvous will feature food, live music, a boat show, in the water boat displays, numerous boating seminars and much more. See new and used sailboats and powerboats, and various boating accesories like Rescue Tape and the very popular Prism Polish, sailboat hardware, nautical gifts, and more. Friday night’s entertainment will be musical acts "Hotline" and “Jerry Diaz & Hanna's Reef”. Saturday’s line up will include “Southbound” followed by “Andy and the Dreamsicles”. The highlight of the festivities will be the Latitudes & Attitudes Cruiser’s Party on Saturday night, featuring band Dennis Davis. The City of Freeport, Texas will have special bus/trolley routes running continuously between their marinas and select hotels for easy access to the Municipal Marina. If you've got a boat already, sail on over to the Spring Fling. If not, check out the boats on display and fix that problem right away!

Plan on staying in Freeport overnight? Cherotel Brazosport Hotel & Conference Center in Freeport has a special room rate for $42.99 per night for boaters attending the festival. Registration must be made by phone. Call the hotel at 979 297-1161 and mention TMCA Spring Fling. They have only 50 rooms blocked out right now for this event so book early before they're gone.

Friday, May 13th:
Gate opens at 4pm
Trade Show runs 4-8pm
Bands start at 4pm-11pm ("Hotline" and “Jerry Diaz & Hanna's Reef”)
Dinner (advanced purchase required) 6:30pm -8:30pm
Bar opens at 4pm-11pm (Wine, Beer & Rum)
After Race Party 9pm (Racers Only)
Gates closes @ 12 midnight

Saturday, May 14th:
Gate opens at 8am
Breakfast tacos by Port Cafe 7am - 11am
Trade Show runs 10am-7pm
Boats on Display 9am-6pm
Seminars 9am-2pm
Soft Drinks, Snack items 11am-11pm
Lunch sold noon-3pm
Bar opens noon-midnight (Wine, Beer & Rum)
Bands start at noon-7pm (“Southbound” followed by “Andy and the Dreamsicles”)
Race Awards Ceremony 5:30pm
Dinner sold at 6pm-until sold out
Latitudes & Attitudes Cruiser's Party at 7-10pm ("Dennis Davis")
Gate Closes at 1am

Sunday, May 15th:
8-10am Breakfast & farewell send off to Boaters

Freeport Rendezvous
Freeport City Marina
202 East 2nd Street Freeport, Texas 77541
USA

Admissions

Friday Night Food Wristband: $20
Weekend 2-day entry: $12
Two wristbands are included with $125 boat registration
Wristbands are available online

Freeport Rendezvous Show Hours:

Friday: 4pm-11pm
Saturday: 7am-1am
Sunday: 8am-10am
See the full schedule above or on the official website.

CONTACT: Texas Mariner's Cruising Association: Barb Wallach at 713-398-7244
For more information or to purchase admission and register for the event, visit the official Freeport Rendezvous Spring Fling website at:  http://www.tmca.nu/

 

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015 15:23  

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